Period
to 28 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of HP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited HP over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Hewlett-Packard Company.

HP
England > London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 283 272 231
Rank change year-on-year -11 -41 -54
Contract jobs citing HP 217 427 547
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.77% 0.97% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 2.42% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 286 338
London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £133 £144 £148
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
England median daily rate £375 £390 £350
% change year-on-year -3.85% +11.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 32
London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% - +24.67%
10th Percentile £15.30 £14.05 £12.10
90th Percentile £21.00 £24.72 £47.83
England median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% -

HP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 11,184 17,620 18,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.87% 40.18% 39.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,544 11,833 12,851
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £293 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 297 332
London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -6.98% +2.31%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.52 £54.88
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

HP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing HP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in London over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HP in London

HP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing HP in London over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for HP in London

HP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP within the London region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -10 42 £421 +5.25% 23
West London +27 14 £215 +10.82% 9
East London +65 12 £150 -54.72% 6
South London +41 9 £150 -68.42% 2
North London +18 2 £135 +50.00% 2
HP
England

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing HP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for HP.

1 128 (58.99%) Windows
2 81 (37.33%) Microsoft
3 62 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 56 (25.81%) VMware
5 54 (24.88%) Windows 10
6 50 (23.04%) Dell
7 48 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (21.20%) Windows Server
9 44 (20.28%) Linux
10 43 (19.82%) ITIL
11 42 (19.35%) Azure
12 39 (17.97%) PowerShell
13 38 (17.51%) Finance
14 37 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
15 36 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
16 35 (16.13%) Office 365
17 34 (15.67%) SCCM
18 33 (15.21%) SAN
19 32 (14.75%) JIRA
19 32 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 31 (14.29%) Cisco
21 29 (13.36%) SQL
21 29 (13.36%) Break/Fix
22 28 (12.90%) AWS
23 26 (11.98%) SQL Server
24 25 (11.52%) Windows 7
24 25 (11.52%) Security Cleared
24 25 (11.52%) Data Centre
25 24 (11.06%) QA

HP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (10.60%) MS Exchange
2 22 (10.14%) Confluence
3 11 (5.07%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.76%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.30%) IIS
7 2 (0.92%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.46%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (11.06%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.46%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 42 (19.35%) Azure
2 35 (16.13%) Office 365
3 28 (12.90%) AWS
4 9 (4.15%) GCP
5 6 (2.76%) OneDrive
6 5 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.30%) Azure Functions
6 5 (2.30%) Mimecast
6 5 (2.30%) OpenShift
6 5 (2.30%) PaaS
6 5 (2.30%) Serverless
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.92%) AWS CodePipeline
7 2 (0.92%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.92%) IaaS
7 2 (0.92%) Route 53
7 2 (0.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.21%) SAN
2 24 (11.06%) DHCP
2 24 (11.06%) DNS
3 22 (10.14%) Firewall
4 16 (7.37%) LAN
4 16 (7.37%) Wireshark
5 12 (5.53%) Remote Desktop
6 10 (4.61%) TCP/IP
7 8 (3.69%) VPN
7 8 (3.69%) WAN
8 5 (2.30%) VLAN
9 4 (1.84%) BGP
9 4 (1.84%) IPv4
9 4 (1.84%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.84%) VoIP
9 4 (1.84%) Wireless
10 3 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (1.38%) IPsec
10 3 (1.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.53%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (3.69%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.69%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.76%) Oracle Exadata
4 6 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.84%) MySQL
6 3 (1.38%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.92%) TKPROF
8 1 (0.46%) Cloudera CDH
8 1 (0.46%) EDMS
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (14.75%) JIRA
2 13 (5.99%) Bugzilla
3 9 (4.15%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.23%) LoadRunner
5 6 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (2.76%) JMeter
6 5 (2.30%) MSI
7 4 (1.84%) InstallShield
7 4 (1.84%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.92%) Selenium
8 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.46%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.46%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.46%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.46%) TestNG
9 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.46%) Xcode
General
1 38 (17.51%) Finance
2 19 (8.76%) Banking
3 12 (5.53%) German Language
4 9 (4.15%) Public Sector
5 8 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 7 (3.23%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.23%) Italian Language
6 7 (3.23%) Retail
7 4 (1.84%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.38%) Law
8 3 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.92%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
10 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (10.60%) Analyst
2 22 (10.14%) Break Fix Engineer
2 22 (10.14%) Hardware Engineer
3 20 (9.22%) Field Engineer
4 19 (8.76%) Tester
5 17 (7.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (7.83%) Support Engineer
6 15 (6.91%) Architect
6 15 (6.91%) Field Hardware Engineer
7 14 (6.45%) Field Service Engineer
7 14 (6.45%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
8 12 (5.53%) Consultant
8 12 (5.53%) Deployment Engineer
9 10 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (4.61%) Desktop Support
10 8 (3.69%) Network Engineer
11 7 (3.23%) Graduate
11 7 (3.23%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 7 (3.23%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.53%) Middleware
2 10 (4.61%) XML
3 6 (2.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 6 (2.76%) REST
3 6 (2.76%) Spring
3 6 (2.76%) Spring Boot
4 5 (2.30%) SailPoint
4 5 (2.30%) SOAP
5 4 (1.84%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.84%) HTML
5 4 (1.84%) JSP
5 4 (1.84%) LDAP
5 4 (1.84%) Servlets
5 4 (1.84%) SPML
5 4 (1.84%) XML Messaging
6 3 (1.38%) .NET
7 2 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.46%) Django
8 1 (0.46%) RESTful
8 1 (0.46%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.52%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.76%) Driving Licence
3 16 (7.37%) Replication
4 14 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (5.99%) Wiki
6 11 (5.07%) Public Cloud
7 10 (4.61%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (3.69%) Blackberry
8 8 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (3.23%) Private Cloud
10 5 (2.30%) User Experience
11 4 (1.84%) Clustering
11 4 (1.84%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.84%) Equities
11 4 (1.84%) HP StoreVirtual
12 3 (1.38%) EPoS
12 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.92%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 128 (58.99%) Windows
2 54 (24.88%) Windows 10
3 46 (21.20%) Windows Server
4 44 (20.28%) Linux
5 36 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (11.52%) Windows 7
7 20 (9.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (8.76%) Unix
9 18 (8.29%) Android
10 16 (7.37%) Apple iOS
11 11 (5.07%) Solaris
12 8 (3.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (3.23%) Mac OS
14 6 (2.76%) Oracle Linux
14 6 (2.76%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.84%) AIX
16 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
16 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (1.38%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (19.82%) ITIL
2 37 (17.05%) Problem-Solving
3 36 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 29 (13.36%) Break/Fix
6 23 (10.60%) Migration
7 22 (10.14%) SDLC
8 21 (9.68%) ITSM
9 19 (8.76%) Defect Management
10 17 (7.83%) High Availability
10 17 (7.83%) ITIL V3
10 17 (7.83%) Test Management
11 13 (5.99%) DevOps
12 12 (5.53%) Service Management
13 11 (5.07%) Configuration Management
13 11 (5.07%) Project Management
14 10 (4.61%) Change Management
14 10 (4.61%) Integration Testing
14 10 (4.61%) Test Automation
14 10 (4.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.97%) PowerShell
2 29 (13.36%) SQL
3 21 (9.68%) Java
4 10 (4.61%) VBScript
5 9 (4.15%) Python
6 7 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.76%) VB
8 3 (1.38%) BeanShell
8 3 (1.38%) C
8 3 (1.38%) C++
8 3 (1.38%) Perl
8 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.92%) C#
9 2 (0.92%) Ruby
9 2 (0.92%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.46%) Tcl
10 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (11.52%) Security Cleared
2 23 (10.60%) SC Cleared
3 21 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (7.37%) MCSE
5 14 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
5 14 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (5.99%) CCA
7 12 (5.53%) MCSA
8 10 (4.61%) Degree
9 8 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (3.23%) A+ Certification
10 7 (3.23%) CCNA
11 5 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (2.30%) MCP
12 4 (1.84%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (1.38%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (1.38%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.06%) QA
2 10 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 9 (4.15%) SLA
4 3 (1.38%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.38%) NCSC
5 2 (0.92%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 48 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 19 (8.76%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (8.29%) vSphere
6 8 (3.69%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (3.23%) XenApp
7 7 (3.23%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.76%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.84%) DFS Replication
9 4 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.84%) Xen
10 3 (1.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (1.38%) Firmware
11 2 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.46%) Docker
12 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 34 (15.67%) SCCM
2 21 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (3.69%) Ansible
3 8 (3.69%) HP ALM
3 8 (3.69%) SCOM
3 8 (3.69%) vCenter Server
4 7 (3.23%) WSUS
5 6 (2.76%) Data Guard
5 6 (2.76%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.30%) BMC PATROL
6 5 (2.30%) collectd
6 5 (2.30%) Jamf Pro
6 5 (2.30%) logstash
6 5 (2.30%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.30%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (2.30%) Puppet
6 5 (2.30%) Terraform
6 5 (2.30%) vRealize
6 5 (2.30%) XenMobile
6 5 (2.30%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 81 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 56 (25.81%) VMware
3 50 (23.04%) Dell
4 31 (14.29%) Cisco
5 19 (8.76%) Oracle
6 17 (7.83%) Citrix
7 12 (5.53%) EMC
7 12 (5.53%) IBM
8 10 (4.61%) 3PAR
8 10 (4.61%) Apple
8 10 (4.61%) NetApp
8 10 (4.61%) Veritas
9 9 (4.15%) ServiceNow
9 9 (4.15%) Splunk
10 8 (3.69%) BMC
11 7 (3.23%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.23%) SAP
12 6 (2.76%) Aruba
12 6 (2.76%) Ivanti
12 6 (2.76%) Lumension